Royals Concerns and Optimism: Pre-Playoffs Edition

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The Royals have clinched the AL Central, but the rough September has raised some questions.

We brought up some of those concerns and discussed how this year’s team is different from last year’s.
But we didn’t want to dwell on the negatives, because this Royals team has a lot going for it. So we compared last year’s offense to this year’s. We raved about roster flexibility and safety nets in case of injury.

And we also talked about why not having home field advantage for the ALCS isn’t something to panic about.

Recorded 9/29/15

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Triple Play Podcast – Episode 44

This week we talk about the major moves from the Padres in the wake of finalizing their Matt Kemp deal. We also talk about the Nationals and other major moves.

The Royals made a flurry of moves after signing DH Kendrys Morales. They signed free agents Alex Rios, Kris Medlen and Edinson Volquez. We analyze how they’ll affect the Royals in 2015.